Best Ways to Manage Sudden Death Syndrome
Tuesday, June 7, 2016
By: United Soybean Board and Plant Management Network
Soybean Sudden Death Syndrome (SDS) is clearly one of the top yield robbers. But what strategies make up the best management practices for the disease? Daren Mueller, Ph.D., extension field crop pathologist at Iowa State University, helps sort through the best management methods based on the latest research, in order to protect your soybean yields from SDS.
“Bottom Line: Variety selection is the No. 1 way to protect fields from SDS. Pick the most resistant varieties available for your area.”
Link to full study: Sudden Death Syndrome Management: What Works?